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SFGTV2
Mar 5, 2011 4:30pm PST
grandmother cooking all of the great new year food. it brought us together but it was also an opportunity to share our culture with others, bring more unity among all of our communities. half the lunar new year to everyone and let's unite our communities together. thank you. [applause] >> good evening, my name is carmen chu. i will keep my message brief. i want to wish everyone a happy lunar new year. again, this is a time that is important to many of merit -- asian-american families because of the importance of bringing together family. i think we can all replicate this, the matter what community we live in. so i want to say happy new year. [speaking chinese] [applause] >> good evening. [speaking korean] in the new year, may have much good luck and fortune. new year's was a time for my family to get together and build community but also to reflect on the previous year, what challenges lie ahead of us. today at the board of supervisors, we recognized black history month. for me, that is always a reflection of the work of people that have come before us so that we can be where we are today
NBC
Mar 6, 2011 11:00am EST
things you throw out are really hurting our planet. >>> i'll introduce you to a teen who's using her own disease to help others. >>> it's been a pastime in schoolyards and city streets for years. now, in some schools, it's been recognized as an official sport. i'll have the story! >>> it was the most tragic war in american history. i'll take you to where it all started. >> and much more, next on "teen kids news." >>> welcome to "teen kids news," i'm mwanzaa. >> and i'm jessica. here's our top story for this week. >> when you think about recycling you may think about plastic bottles, paper and aluminum cans. but there's a different type of waste that should be recycled. it's called e-waste and as tyler shows us, it's a growing issue. >> what should you do with your old computer once you upgrade to a new one? or what about that mp3 player that no longer works? just throwing these electronics out can be dangerous to you and the environment. the government estimates that over 2 million tons of e-waste ends up in landfills every year. some of it contains hazardous materials, like lead, which
SFGTV
Mar 6, 2011 3:00pm PST
jurisdictions that do not give the land fill in the county or the region. that would give us kind of an apples to apples comparison. it is also good to be able to look at there could be a matter that could be provided about the use of margin. i am not sure that is something how that is being done anywhere with refuse. i think it will be a useful thing to look at. the scope seems to be a bit narrow. it is outside of what is currently being done, but there are some opportunities that could have a good impact on city infrastructure. there are opportunities that we might see, a lot of barging being done. those will go away. perhaps this way we could make use of the barge for the next hey phase possibly close to a land fill site. what we had before us is that they will contract with trucks to go across the bay bridge to a site in the oakland and have the rail. is there a way to do that? the other question, if that is something that can be included in the scope of the work, what is the impact to the public infrastructure? we know that the port is struggling to build infrastructure. it w
SFGTV2
Mar 5, 2011 9:30pm PST
closed, and it has carried us to our destination. have you ever wondered how elevators were -- work? we check out the need outside the elevator using current technology and we learn about the latest destination elevated technology all here in san francisco. we will also visit the machinery where all the behind- the-scenes gears control these incredible machines. we are very fortunate today to have an expert with those who is going to walk us are around elevators in san francisco. can you tell us about the history of elevators in san francisco? the measure -- >> sure. the history of elevator technology evolves with the city. first elevators were installed for moving materials in the 1860's. in the 1870's, the first passenger elevator was installed, and that allowed building heights to go up to about seven floors. starting in the 18 eighties, 1890's, the first electric elevators were installed. that allowed for buildings to go up even higher, even more than 10 floors, and those were the first elevators that became representative of what we consider modern elevators today. >> so the height
SFGTV
Mar 5, 2011 10:00pm PST
candidates. the more successful they will be in wanting to use the city services. that is one of our strategy is to get the employers to come knocking on the city sto's door when they are looking to hire people. it is really employer engagement that we need to get much more involved with. supervisor avalos: what about difficult populations? there is a good faith effort to integrate like the incarcerated population. the city purport's through nonprofits and some city departments, it tries to integrate as much as they can the training and placement. the numbers show it pales in comparison to those that actually needed. how will this procedure get at the population? >> there are multiple populations in san francisco with high barriers. formally incarcerated, oewd does a series for community- based organizations specifically geared towards helping this population. the formerly homeless is another population that is increasingly difficult to find employment opportunities for. partnering with community-based organizations and linking them up with opportunities in the job market and playing
NBC
Mar 6, 2011 11:30am EST
here's what we've got. >> a teen tells us about the gift that changed her life, literally. >> it's a dangerous world out there. are you "street smart?" >> find out why some people are wild about rugby. >> so what is the difference between a college and a university? the answer may surprise you. >> tired of the same old boring breakfast? then i'll show you how to make something delicious and different. >> and much more, next on "teen kids news." ♪ >>> welcome to "teen kids news." i'm mwanzaa. >> and i'm jessica. here's our top story for this week. >> nearly 100,000 people across the country are on an important waiting list. they need an organ transplant. in some cases their lives depend on it. felipe has the story of katy holland, a pennsylvania teen who made it to the top of that list. >> reporter: just a few years ago, the crowded streets of new york city would have been too much for katy to handle. >> she would walk like one block and then be like okay, we'll sit and relax now. this would have never happened. ever. >> reporter: that's because katy was weighed down by a bad heart.
SFGTV
Mar 6, 2011 9:00am PST
producing devices during the meeting. the advice that the ringing of or use of pagers or similar sound-producing devices is provided at the meeting. any person responsible for one going off in the room may be removed from the meeting. the advised that cell phone set on the buy rate position to cause microphone interference, so the board respectfully requests they be placed in the off position -- be advised that cell phones said on the vibrate position do cause microphone interference. before you did that, it does not appear that anyone in their wishes to address you on the matter. director nolan: all in favor? thank you. >> item 5, communications. mr. chairman. director nolan: ok. i guess i'm not quite ready yet. this afternoon, we have an item on the agenda. supervisor campos ask that we hold this one to about 4:00 if we can, so we will honor that request. if we should need closed session, we'll do that immediately following the closed session. >> directors, please be advised and members of the public be advised that item 10.3 regarding making hayes street into a two- way street has b
SFGTV
Mar 5, 2011 9:30pm PST
and federal sources, are used in a way that they are held accountable. we have seen since the birth of various legislative strategies of the last three years the growth of one-stop job training and placement centers in the city. up until three years ago, there had only been one on mission, and the edd office, which is really state-run. try to include western edition and other areas throughout the city and witness this infusion of satellites from city hall to try to get people engaged in a way that they understand what is eligible to them, available to them, and how they can best take use of the resources that we provide. that was always something -- the city had plenty of resources. they were not reaching out in ways beyond what was becoming more commonplace or well-known, like city build, which is a success in its own right. people know of it much more. other programs that people were less familiar with or are beginning to become more familiar with because of these approachable satellites try to engage our citizenry and who are looking for jobs insistence -- job assistance. i would
KOFY
Mar 6, 2011 6:30am PST
religious freedom. joining us by skype is international correspondent gary lane and paul marshal of the hudson institute's center for religious freedom and sharad from proximate cause pakistan, an attorney. great to have you all on the broadcast. first we begin with jennifer wishon who tell general ulysses s. grant more about shahbaz bhatti and his mission. >> reporter: shahbaz bhatti had just left his mother's home when radical islamists opened fire, riddling it with bullets. security team not with him. the 42 year old had been leading the abolishment of blasphemy laws. he received threats from al-qaeda and taliban but continued his work. >> i want to share i believe in jesus christ who has given his own life for us. i know what is the meaning of cross. and i am following of the cross. b and i am ready to die for a cause, living for my community and suffering people. i will die to defend their rights. so these people cannot change my opinion and principles. >> members of the pakistan taliban said they killed bhatti. some pakistanis say the blasphemy law is a tool for extremist groups l
FOX News
Mar 5, 2011 11:30pm EST
quote conclude us in on. is that -- does anybody else see it that way. >> i don't know what jonah goldberg's problem is, right now. i think the president's problem is that he has now said something, he has said this man must go. and, there is a gap, as many commentators have pointed out, between that declaration and the assistance the american government is prepared to provide, to make that goal happen and the fact of the matter is, we are descending
ABC
Mar 5, 2011 5:30pm PST
. meteorologist chikage windler leads us off. >> reporter: three suspected tornados touched down within 15 minutes of each other in southern louisiana this morning. hardest hit, the town of rayne where winds leveled businesses and damaged 50 homes. at least a dozen people were injured. a 21-year-old mother was killed when she tried to protect her daughter from a falling tree. downed trees, power lines and natural gas leaks forced an evacuation. tonight, police are going door to door checking on residents. also in the storm's path, crowley, louisiana about seven miles away where three more people were injured. heavy thunderstorms brought flooding to bourbon street, new orleans where mardi gras festivities have been getting under way. >> it's been something. >> chikage, from channel 5, with us now. you have covered these systems for year, but this one in particular is massive. >> it is massive. stretching from new orleans all the way to new england. bringing with it the deadly tornado and rain. word that was rated an ef-2 on a scale of 0 to 2, a two packing winds of 135 miles per hour. you c
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2011 12:00pm PST
this parade, and for the right to call themselves world champions. [applause] this team has given us so much over the years, and we can all recall memories of our beloved giants that we will never forget. through all those memories and the heartache and the joy they have brought, there was one memory, one feeling that has eluded us for 52 very long years, and that memory, that feeling is eludes us no more. [applause] let me hear you make some noise because today, you are world champions. we are going to be saying that a lot today. do you think you could get used to it? since it was so long awaited, and it is so sweet to here, it is once again my pleasure to utter those magical words in succession that this city has been dreaming about hearing since the giants moved west, ladies and gentlemen, it is time to celebrate your 2010 world champion san francisco giants. [applause] we would like to take a moment to introduce several giants and special guests and san francisco dignitaries that have joined us today. first, please welcome the governor of the great state of california, the honora
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2011 1:00pm PST
was a tough long road, but our trading staff was unbelievable. kept us all on the field. a quick story -- when i was down earlier this year, sabs came in and said what are you doing, why are you upset? the season is not over yet. we traded for you for a reason. that picked me up. all the coaching staff, everybody, we made it happen. as you know, i grew up a dodger fan, but right now and forever it is all about the san francisco giants and our world series, baby. [applause] >> san francisco giants are world champions. i am a part of it. i cannot believe it. nine years of my life. dead last our fourth place, this organization has the hard to bring me here and give me a chance. here i am in front of you beautiful people. you deserve it just as much as i do, trust me. i have a present for you all in san francisco. i am sure all of you have heard about the rallying song. i know this is a family event, but if you have seen zoolander, i have a special talent just for you. [applause] >> world champions. we will do it again, baby. san francisco, i love you. thank you very much! [applause]
FOX News
Mar 6, 2011 4:00am EST
on "justice." . i'm sure that for most of us if we went on the lam and didn't show up for work, we would be fired. that simple. that rule somehow doesn't seem to apply to certain wisconsin lawmakers. former vice presidential candidate and governor of alaska, sarah palin joins me now. governor, should these lawmakers be fired? >> yeah, they absolutely should be fired. think should be recalled. they are not doing their job. bless his heart that wisconsin governor is doing all he can to allow his state to be solvent he isn't getting help from the democrats. >> judge jeanine: as a former governor you can understand what he's going through. if your legislators left the legislature in alaska, would you be hunting them down? >> you need to call them back and have them do their job. what a deal this governor of wisconsin is having to deal with. in states, we have for most of us, constitutional mandates to balance our budgets. we can't print more money. we have an obligation to live within our means that's what this governor is trying to do. >> judge jeanine: clearly. the shame is you've go
ABC
Mar 6, 2011 8:00am EST
owners are going to join us, along with the brave men who saved his life. they're going to be meeting each other and talking to each other for the first time since the accident happened. look how cute elmo is. >> they have special doggie respirators. >> i did not know that. >>> also on this sunday morning, there's a popular young pastor provoking an uproar. why he seems to be arguing that hell does not exist and why some of his fellow christians are now outraged and even throwing around the term heresy. >>> we'll start with the deadly weather. chikage windler joins us this morning with the latest. good morning to you. >> good morning to you, dan. the storm sadly turned deadly with one young mother dead and 11 injured. we'll look at the possibility of more heavy rain, high winds and tornadoes. one twister slammed into the small town of rain, louisiana. winds reached up to 135 miles per hour. flipping this mail truck like it was a toy. more than 100 homes and businesses were severely damaged. when the tomorrow hit, this young mother was with her newborn, covering her to save her
PBS
Mar 6, 2011 12:00am PST
so used to it that you have come to accept stress as a natural way of living. it seems never ending. it feels like it's here to stay. even the responsibilities of your daily life appear to be overwhelming. i am dr. richard weinstein, and i have a revolutionary and natural approach to conquering your stress. this is an easy and effective program that can forever change the way you think and feel about stress. i will show you how to resolve you a major cause of stress and stop the symptoms. in as little as 30 to 60 days, you can regain and maintain vibrant health. ♪ we all have stress. stress is a serious problem. it has been scientifically linked to heart disease, obesity, diabetes, depression, insomnia, thyroid disorders, ulcers, mood swings, memory loss, and unhealthy food cravings. we have all heard the saying, "stress kills." and you know how terrible you feel when you're stressed out. how can we deal with stress and be healthy? what do you do about it? can you exercise it away? when you meditate, does it leave? can you think happy thoughts and everything is better? don't you w
NBC
Mar 6, 2011 9:00am PST
that high-tech in northern california makes a fewer variety of things than it used to. remember, fliker and tumbler and twitter don't make anything. neither does facebook or google. there's nothing to be loaded on trucks, no hardware. it turns out hardware start-ups are having a hard time of it lately. entrepreneurs who build aren't getting funding the way dotcoms are. build a better mousetrap or robot, and the venture capitalists do not necessarily beat a path to your door. >> and so it gives you a neato feeling. >> for max, who's taking the technology found in those self--driving cars and turning it into robot vacuum cleaners, it means fewer dollars for research, production and marketing. max is the ceo of neat-robotic, years of experience in hardware. joined by kim mcnicklaus of forbes and jon swartz of "usa today." you build this thing which we don't have on the show very often. oftentimes, tell me about your social network, how are you using twitter to -- you actually build a thing which goes in a cardboard box and gets put on a truck, which is somewhat rare these days. >>
SFGTV2
Mar 5, 2011 6:30pm PST
along many outstanding candidates to lead us over the next several years. >> over the past several months when this issue has come up, it had been agonizing. the board has been put into a difficult situation. there are a lot of differences of opinion on how to run the city, how to mass make a decision, who should be in place, 11 people to agree on that is a challenging thing. i think we have done the best we can do in the process, considering the difference of opinions. >> the people of san francisco can now choose their mayor, the direction they want to go. that is why this decision was so appropriate. >> the other big shock is that the moderates seem to have won this round. people thought, progressives have themselves on the board. there is no reason that they will not get together and take a noted leader who is a progressive to be interim mayor, and then stayed there for another term. the great thing about being in term mayor is to get to run as an incumbent. the fact that the progressives could not get together to get somebody into office as interim mayor in their own self-inte
ABC
Mar 6, 2011 6:00pm EST
cashflow situation. pnc. for the achiever in us all. >>> tonight on "world news," sudden death. another high school athlete collapses and dies. and tonight, startling numbers. it happens nearly once a week. some doctors say more often than that. this evening, a checklist for parents. >>> untapped. the dramatic step the white house is considering about gasoline and those skyrocketing prices. would it work? is this an emergency? >>> a reality check from libya tonight. our two correspondents on two dramatic headlines. colonel gadhafi taking back territory, rebel forces gaining ground. who has the upper hand? >>> several republican presidential contenders making waves. >>> and, up to snuff. the puppies tearing through your things. and why, this time, it's perfectly okay. >>> good evening on this sunday. when the headline crossed this weekend, we immediately thought, not again. a child athlete, this time, a 17-year-old rugby player, collapsing and dying on the field near denver. it comes just days after that 16-year-old basketball player in michigan. and tonight, a startling number
ABC
Mar 6, 2011 6:00am PST
. good morning, everyone. thanks for joining us. i'm carolyn tyler. you are waking up to some wet weather. let's check in with christine hanson in this morning for lisa argen. >> good morning, carolyn. we saw the rain start last evening in the north bay. we've seen about a half inch of rain now in santa rosa and areas north of 101, a quarter of an inch in the napa valley and a tenth of an inch right here in san francisco. some of the heaviest rain at 580. heaviest rain over berkeley hills and stretching all the way back into the avenues. we're going to continue to see rain throughout the day. some of this is turning to snow in the sierra where chains are required. i'll show you how that affects the end of your weekend with the first part of your work week. your complete forecast coming up in just a few. >> thank you, christine. well, the roads are slick this morning but it's not as cold as last weekend when black ice was a big problem for drivers. it's unclear if weather played a role in this accident. the chp is investigating in contra costa county. a fatal crash that involved at
NBC
Mar 6, 2011 3:30pm PST
modifying the doctor that runs the obesity clinic and the doctor used to have a juice and a circle and a line. no offense to juice producers, but a glass of orange juice has five or six oranges in it. eat the orange. talk about healthy choices and how to fit it into a diet that's appropriate. >> before we get to the award, it sounds like sf general is culturally sensitive. does a hospital have to be there? do we have to gauge the constituen constituents? >> i would think that's the best approach and san francisco general, you have seen the hearts campaign from the foundation. we call ourselves and i hope it's a good description the heart of the city and we feel strongly that the people that work in the hospital need to understand that people that get care at the hospital. for example, in my department it's a small department of pediatrics, i think 80% of the providers speak a language including english. a second language that meets the needs of the patients a lot of people that work in my department live in the mission or the hills around the area. i think for us and i can't speak
ABC
Mar 6, 2011 6:00pm EST
team here dies from cardiac arrest every nine days. doctors telling us today that that number could be even higher. so, what's causing this? what should parents know? and this question tonight, what are they doing in italy that's reduced the number of deaths there dramatically? we begin tonight with clayton sandell in ft. collins, colorado. >> reporter: on this field yesterday, 17-year-old rugby player matthew took a powerful hit to the chest and collapsed. he was air lifted to a local hospital, where he died. the coroner says the tragedy on this field was caused by a condition known as sudden cardiac death. experts say it happens far too often to young athletes in the prime of their lives. it's estimated as many as 1 in 350 kids may have dangerous underlying heart conditions. >> athletes are probably at higher risk than the general population because they exercise more and ironically, though we know exercise is a healthy benefit for all of us, in some persons with an underlying heart condition, exercise is the trigger for a sudden cardiac arrest. >> reporter: matthew's death comes jus
KRON
Mar 6, 2011 8:00am PST
the way he used to. >> he was in afganistan, everything took a sudden turn. >> hwe were just doing our job. (cheering & applause) as for walking, mom is focused on one thing at a time. >> i washed his toes! they were the only thing sticking out of the cast. >> for now, reporting, jr stone. >> alright, it is 8:13. >> my next guess is a clown. really. clowns without borders. it is not scary, it is helpful, coming up! >> we are back, turning to the weather. it was wet! a line of storms rolling through lousiana. some prades shortened during mardi gras, officially on tuesday >> we have had our own share of wet weather. look, the headlights are on! very important. >> mid sunday morning, twet weather, a few pockets of heavey rain, bulk will be out, occasional showers with things continuing to wind down, changing for next week. here is how it looks. monday, cooler and sunny, in the wwake of the season. winds will crank up gusting 30-40 mph. mostly sunny. low to mid 60 s. rain reunrns thrusdurs. futurecast shows green, that is rain coming down, notice no yellow, it will be light and scatter
CBS
Mar 6, 2011 5:00am PST
. dominican father david o arourke. >> thank you for inviting me. >> tell us about your film red terror on the amber coast. >> i ended up in 1999 being recruited to work there, rebuilding the church after the collapse of the soviet system. i was living in the dominican house right across the street from the old kgb headquarters, i'm a writer and one morning i was out walking, actually i got in early from california, i was dying for some coffee with a 10 hour time difference. i was looking for coffee walked by the building, knew sort of what it was. the sun is up very early that far north. i looked in the window, pulled the door it was unlocked. i walked inside there was a brown door over at the end of the foyer. the building itself is a big czarist, neo- classical building. >>> anyone in history scream at you? >> indeed. there was nothing there, i went down stairs, saw the door, opened it walked down the stairs and found myself in the old kgb prison which a few years earlier had people in it. for the next two hours, in absolute silence and all alone i walked from cell to cell to cell. t
SFGTV
Mar 6, 2011 7:30am PST
cooperative and letting those dollars go. others have not. this is an evolutionary process in us trying to make sure that we are getting the best return for our investment from all the city departments tasked and funded with work force. first source was something the city used to stand by in terms of making sure that those who contract with san francisco and public contracts are doing their best to hire locally. this is a predecessor to mandatory local hiring. it was not under oewd, but was an island in itself. the people who had run that had left the city. it was without the kind of leadership that would modernize its approach. we legislated that first source would be put under the rubric of oewd. now, most everything we have been leading toward in terms of synthesizing work force dollars, which is still in play and evolving -- first source, which was never under oewd before, and the question of how weak influence legislatively both the public and private sector on their compliance with our local hiring. that would also go under oewd. it is a full-frontal strategy try to make su
SFGTV
Mar 5, 2011 4:30pm PST
supervisor cohen to join us shortly. madam clerk, please read the first item. >> item 1, hearing to receive a report from the san francisco police department and/or a mayor's office of criminal justice regarding public safety conditions, including citywide crime levels and trends both city-wide and by police district station and/or neighborhood. supervisor mirkarimi: all right. very good. as we expect to do on a monthly basis, hear from the police department capt. good morning. giving us updates on public safety trends, predictions, and progress. so, please. >> good morning, supervisors. i have in front of me the city wide profile issued on a weekly basis. but what we do it is take a four-week extraction period. city-wide, homicides have stayed a step with the same period -- homicides have stayed exactly the same. rapes went from 5 to 11. robberies are down 17%. aggravated assaults are down 14%. on our subject of rapes, however, i would like to point out that year to date, we are down 36%. from 25 last year to 16 this year. our property crime, burglary was down 21% from 355 to 280 a
FOX
Mar 6, 2011 4:00am EST
] >> crop watch this week take us from the still frozen midwest down to florida where field work is underway. a producer from iowa said there is talk of spreading fertilizer next week if the ground is still proceedsen. they finally had a round of nice days. for florida familiarers good weather conditions are allowing growers to till land. the conditions statewide remain mostly fair to poor. and in ohio winter wheat looks good. it's also very wet. rivers are out of their banks. >>> when we come back its time for to talk markets. i will sit down with andy and sue minutes. please stay with us. . >>> round table guests, andy, sue, andy bring us up to date on what the market did this last week. >> a very volatile week. we settled corn ten sents higher, wheat up about 13. in between we had corn down off some missiles fired in to crude oil facility but we got it back and then some. soybeans have caught a bid. china has been gone for about a month from chinese new year and now we are seeing business off the pnw. we have seen spreads kind of bite here in the bean market. >> it's a positive m
FOX News
Mar 6, 2011 7:00am EST
. tell us what you think about it we will strike up the bands later. we have a lot of news to tell you about. intense battles air forces loyal to muammar qaddafi have been pounding rebels with air strikes. heavy fighting on the ground as rebels move toward tripoli. gun fire in tripoli but it may be in celebration. rebel forces propelled another qaddafi attack. they have a possible massacre of citizens there as dozens were killed yesterday. 8 british troops were taken captive by libyan rebels as they try to send an envoy to the qaddafi government. negotiations are underway for theory leaf. a powerful and deadly tornado living a small town of rain, louisiana in terrible condition. the person who died was a young mother trying to protect her child when a tree fell on their house. the child did make it out okay. many residents are po without power. take a look at this youtube video it shows the skies over louisiana right around the time the torna tornado touched down. what they can expect today. >> they are a lot better today fort fatly the rain moved through the area. we are getting into
SFGTV
Mar 6, 2011 2:00pm PST
the firm. you have expensive -- extensive experience. if i have to use that service, you know i am in trouble. we talked about my desire to make sure the families are well represented. you contributed to that dialogue and dii want to thank all of you for coming out today for joining us as well. and with that, let us proceed to the official of that i have not yet memorized. if you would all stand and raise your right hand with me, if he would repeat your name, at the end, we will go through and announced the commissions they will be participating on. i do solemnly a firm that i will support and defend the constitution of the united states in the constitution of the state of california. that i will bear true faith and allegiance to the constitution of the united states and the constitution of the state of california. that i take this obligation freely and without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion. and the duties that i am about to enter, [unintelligible] for the city and county of san francisco. thank you and congratulations. [applause] >> welcome to a special meeting of t
CSPAN
Mar 5, 2011 11:00pm EST
questions from the floor here. i think zandi will help us with a microphone. raise your hand and now try to do a fair and balanced job of calling people. >> if you could state your name and association. >> first, i am what the national women's health network. i want to thank you so much for the report of having an evidence-base area for our health is important. we have been working to raise awareness for women about the benefits to women and working with are raising boys his campaign for the 1-year anniversary. we have launched another campaign so we are rangy -- awaiting the decision on those no-cost contraceptions. this report raises the question of the impact of this -- you both mentioned the ability of women to go and increase education. that impact on economic well- being and preservation of the work force in packs all aspects of women's lives. if you could comment on this, we are all awaiting them. >> i can start. we are also awaiting a. for those of you familiar with what the process, within the affordable. care act -- within the affordable care act, in the prevention services role,
CNN
Mar 6, 2011 6:00am EST
6th. i'm randi kaye, thank you for starting your day with us. >> in libya, victory sell wragss. this is what the center of the capital city looked like. a sea of green in tripoli's green square. government supporters that came out to celebrate after they were told by state tv that government forces had taken control of government cities, one is zawiya. yesterday, we saw opposition forces claiming victory. witnesses tell cnn the opposition is still in control, even though the government says otherwise. we're hearing new reports of heavy fighting in the city. then there out of benghazi. they are negotiating with the british government over the release of eight british forces troops detained by rebel fighters. britain will not confirm their capture. >>> opposition forces say they beat back government fighters and say they downed a libyan air force plane in the process. ben wedeman has more. >> debris strewn across the desert floor, the remains of a soviet-made soyu 24. the two pilots killed in the crash. anti-gahdafi rebels claim they downed the plane. no one here dispuce it. we shot do
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2011 12:30pm PST
behalf of all of us, bill, we thank you for your ownership, everything you did this year. we thank you for your leadership, your stewardship, and we congratulate you with this key representing the world champion 2010 san francisco giants. [applause] you have to make it someone's day every day, so we thought we may as well make it san francisco giants day. [applause] in closing, this town is going to need another mayor soon. i just have three words. fear the beard. thank you all. thank you, san francisco giants fans. [applause] >> thank you, mr. mayor. now a few words from a man who may be completely out of words by now, but he is the managing general partner of the giants, once again, bill neukom. >> thank you. on behalf of the entire san francisco giants organization, thank you mayor, all of the good folks that worked for and with this city of san francisco, your corp., your sponsorship of this great day to celebrate the san francisco giants as world champions. [applause] it is, in every sense, a great day to be a giants fan, aint it? [applause] we, like you, are all elated to find ou
CBS
Mar 6, 2011 6:00pm EST
really well in the ncaa so it's a great win for us. >> dan: let's talk about your three-point shooting for a minute. 10 against penn state. seven today. what are you eating for breakfast? what's the key? >> just keep getting shots up, staying with the same routine. teammates did a great job getting me the ball today, i was fortunate enough to knock shots down again. >> dan: your team, everybody is talking about you as a potential number one seed in the ncaa tournament. how do you feel about your team and its chances in that tournament? >> we haven't really thought about it yet. obviously, we feel we've got a great team, we're playing on the same page and we're worried about the big ten tournament. this is a great win for us to clinch the season but we've got a great group of guyos this team. >> dan: thanks very much. congratulations. >> greg: jon diebler talking about shooting. you know as well as anybody shooters shoot the ball. >> greg a.: yes, they do, i think ohio state has the highest ceiling of anybody in the country. i think they're the most complete team. >> seth: i agree. i th
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2011 2:30am PST
know about public defenders and about that resource question. they need us to tell them. that is why we are here today. that has got to be a part of the mission. so i support everything johnson said, but there is another the to keep in mind. this is the jury pool. the jury pool is constantly affected and infected by nancy grace, law-and-order. it is constantly being polluted -- i truly believe this -- by the media. it sounds silly but it is not. i really believe in the power of media to influence people. that is why i got in it. so we have to use it to our advantage. you have got to be in it to win it. if we are not controlling our image, someone else is. so you have got to start thinking about the way that the image of the public defender is going to be portrayed, either in dramatic television -- over which you will have a lot less control. or certainly, in news media. years ago, i got a phone call from a public defender in san francisco. he had a case receiving a lot of media attention, and he wanted me to come to cover the case for 20/20. some of his colleagues thought he was not
FOX
Mar 5, 2011 11:00pm EST
county case with charges of two counts of rape, abduction, and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony in the first degree. >> investigators say thomas typically approached women outdoors on foot and threatened them with a knife, screwdriver, or a handgun. the last known attack occurred on halloween night in 2009 when two teenagers were raped on their way home from trick-or- treating in virginia. now, a sigh of relief for many communities. >> i'm very happy. very happy that he has been caught because i was always afraid he would come back. >> in the back of your mind, where did this person come from? i have teenage children and i feel so much better that this person is caught. >> thomas is being held on $1 million bond in new haven, connecticut. he is scheduled to appear in court on monday. in new york, julie, fox news. >>> the news edge on maryland, where a man is under arrest after a deadly hit-and-run in prince georges county. the driver of the pickup truck hit the victim on pennsylvania avenue just before 10:00 last night. police say the driver was changing lanes and the vic
SFGTV2
Mar 5, 2011 11:00pm PST
you, everyone for joining us. good evening and welcome to mayor edwin lee and san francisco city hall possible lunar new year celebration. i am lisa ahng, the liaison of mayor li's to the asian-american community. i want to preface this part by siam only 1/8 chinese, so there is only a 12.5% chance this will go as it should. [speaking chinese] to start up the night, we have the chair of the treasure island board of directors and chairman of the asian american pacific celebration committee c laudine chang. [applause] >> good evening, everyone. thank you so much for celebrating -- joining us on this joyous occasion. welcoming and celebrating lunar new year. i am delighted to be your mistress of ceremonies this evening. this year, the chinese new year started on thursday, february 3. lunar new year, 4709, symbolized by the year of the hare. we all know it as a chinese new year but lunar new year was actually celebrated by many ethnic groups within the asian american pacific families, including vietnamese-americans, caribbean-americans, and others. in san francisco, we celebrated wit
FOX News
Mar 6, 2011 12:00pm EST
more tomorrow. liz, always good to see you, even if we are talking about this. that does it for us on sunday. i'm eric shawn. >> i'm jamie colby. thank you for being with us. america's news headquarters continues with shannon bream live in washington. take care. >> i'm shannon bream live in washington. we begin with a fox news alert. muammar gaddafi is pushing and rebels are pushing a path west to tripoli. leland vittert joins us live from the front lines with the latest. hello. >> you said it best. the rebel fighters are taking a pounding. as we look at what to do next, this is something theyer not ready for. warplanes and the helicopter gun ship were something that the rebels didn't think was possible. as gaddafi met them in a town 20 miles outside the strong hold of gaddafi's hometown. the video of the firefight is amazing as you watch to see the army with no command or control structure was headed in the fight. a total ambush. the people welcomed them with open arms and set them up for the army to come back and pounded them. that's what is happening now. the other thing the reb
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2011 9:00am PST
paul. the white people use to just call him jordy and they would call his son, boy. even the teachers and the faculty members of my school said they never called him buy anything other than his first name. and he was a professor of alabama state. so i have seen all of that change. it is an attitude change. and as my sister called it, a cosmetic change. they say, dixie had a cosmetic change. they have the same mental attitude haas racists, but they cannot call you girl and gal anymore. to me, they are over-polite. in my experience in the hotel -- ms. colvin, how can i help you? it is a little over-polite, and i get tired of it sometimes. [laughter] now, you remember i live in new york, the big apple. help me to stay the word -- say the word -- i do not want to sound like sarah palin -- [laughter] what is the word for many races? multi-cultural, yes. they could not care one less if you were white or black. let mayor bloomberg tell you what their value is, the money. in new york, every night, racism raises its ugly head and you have these killings, racial profiling, like we had
ABC
Mar 6, 2011 5:00am PST
for joining us. i'm carolyn tyler. you're waking up to some wet weather. let's check in for christine hanson. >> good morning, carolyn. as you noticed, light rain overnight. most of that started late yesterday afternoon in the north bay. heavier rain now moving through the central bay area. let's take a closer look at that. you can see most of it right along interstate 80, first of all, and then 580 over the hills and off towards 680 another colder system beginning to move in along the coast. there are winter storm advisories in effect for tahoe and we'll tell you how long this rain is gonna last. a bit of air behind it. will it last into the work week? complete forecast just ahead. >> thank you, christine. the roads are slick this morning but not as cold as last weekend when black ice was a big problem for drivers. the chp in contra costa is investigating a fatal crash that involves at least five cars south of camino diablo. it happened just after midnight. the investigation kept the road closed until about two hours ago. investigators say one person died at the scene, anot
PBS
Mar 5, 2011 6:30pm PST
techshop is open to anyone who wants to use it. it's like joining a health club. you pay the fee and get access to the tools in the building. >> you join techshop and get access to the toils to make anything you want want. >> welding and machines. >> all classes, mandatory classes, so all classes are about two to three hours long, maybe 4 to 6 people per class, and all hands on. don't know how to run a machine? no problem. techshop will teach you how to run and operate everything, and the classes are very reasonable. it's the brain child of jim newton. he created an inexpensive sanctuary for artists and inventors of all types, just off highway 101 of san jose, california. that's the site of the original techshop location. i say original, because his one-time local idea has matured into a nationwide need. >> our goal for techshop is to open hundreds of these things, so anybody who has an idea has an outlet to actually make their ideas into reality. >> while silicon valley is famous for entrepreneurs working out of their basements, techshop is aimed as those who need just a gun or prog
ABC
Mar 6, 2011 9:00am EST
going ask you, will you leave us with your house in my hands? it was every room of the house. night stands from indonesia. the lamp, china. this is where it's all going. anything foreign made right in on here. the stove, ripped out. the refrigerator, gone. the piano. that is a heavy piano. and every inch of the trailer filled. with the sun setting, the usrys were about to return to this. and this. and this. the living room, with one lone vase. what do you think? >> wow. >> all of the aprinss are gone. >> reporter: we did leave the kitchen sink because it was made in america. >> everything but the kitchen sink. thank you. >> reporter: now would come the real challenge. helping the family scour the country to replace the things we took away. enter the best shopper i know. armed with her blackberry and laptop. sharyn alfonsi. >> hi. >> hello. >> reporter: we started with the commuter and decided to start small. >> what is made in america? >> reporter: made in the usa? >> do you get called for this often? >> reporter: frustrating, but worth asking. economists say if we spent just $18 ce
FOX News
Mar 5, 2011 8:00pm EST
won. minnesota's chip caddic, michigan's bill heinzga and james lang ford join us to tell us how they plan to make a difference. stars of tlc's d.c. cupcakes, sophie and katherine with mouth watering treats. >>> here's something cool, phil collin, lead guitarist of def leppard will rock the house with me on the stage. [ applause ] my book is causing the stir this week. and some of it is frankly from my own verbal gaffe. in a radio interview on monday, i said president obama spent part of his early life in kenya. i meant to say indonesia. his father and grandfather were from kenya. my slip did not go unnoticed. >> if you watch the news, another day of ranting and nonsensical comments but enough about mike huckabee, he caused a huge national controversy after he said president obama grew up in kenya though he didn't visit there until he was 20. remember when people accused him of being a secret muslim? huckabee could be a secret moron. >> there are days he might be right. it's nice to be noticed. cnn host e.d. hill and governor spitzer had almost sympathetic words. >> why can't mik
SFGTV
Mar 6, 2011 9:30am PST
highlight, and i think a lot of us will be engaging the mta more about this, was there is the idea of that sense about 50% of the funding was federal for central subway, we not be -- we might not be able to do local hiring. that is changing now. in d.c., we have the some of the federal transportation dollars are starting to use the hud affordable housing local hiring requirements on transportation. that is really exciting. not only that, but on this first leg, it is the biggest of central subway. approximately 20% of it is city, which is local, which we can apply the new local hiring ordinates to. really exciting. i just wanted to see if we can get an update. where is that, if it has gone out to bid, what we think about waiting to use this new local hiring law, and one way or the other, what is our plan to connect local residents? >> i am very excited about the central subway as well, and i'm thrilled about the new local hiring law. i would like to ask at this time, do we have any updates for the first phase of the project that we can provide either the speakers today and the public o
SFGTV
Mar 6, 2011 2:30pm PST
and made cca more intrinsic to the process. even though it is better, a lot of us feel a could be stronger and more explicit. it is only about a page and a half. there are other aspects of the electric research plan that cca could be more iterative about. the key problem that we noted was that when they put together the advisory committee, there were no consultants on that committee. that is why it is not as robust as we feel it needs to be. what we respectfully ask the staff to do, after today, there will be two consultants. and i would ask lafco to have those consultants do that work. we make sure we are covering all the bases. those of you that remember the power plant battle might remember the previous 2002 electric resources plan was a problem because it promoted that power plants. staff and other officials with constantly bring up the electric resources plan as an excuse to say that we should build a power plant. that is why it is crucial that it does in due diligence to make sure that this is really robust on cca. that way we got, the hearings later that says it does not sp
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